Never Forget The 2,977 Lives Lost 19 Years Ago
On this fateful evening nineteen years ago, nearly three thousand people were about to spend their last night on earth. They had no idea of the terror about to be wrought in the coming hours. Americans today often fail to realize what it's like to work in a career that may require making the ultimat...
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E911 Dispatch Hero Saves Teen In Distress
Timing, timing is everything in this unpredictable marathon of life. In a blink of an eye, everything can alter. Such is an incident that occurred on one Saturday night in August. 17-year-old Chloe Strassell had an unfortunate accident while driving down a country road. Her car was overturned. Manag...
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Corrections Officer Saves Child
Heroes belong to many different professions. They are especially to be lauded when they preserve life outside their normal responsibilities. We know why this happens... those who walk the thin line between order and chaos are highly attuned to dangerous situations. They quickly respond to situations...
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WATCH: Daring National Guard Rescue Saves Hundreds Amid California Wildfires
For many, it feels like the entire state of California is on fire. A group of campers in Yosemite experienced this a little too close for comfort... Despite the incredibly hostile nature of the California wildfires, the National Guard stand ready for anything. Several rescue helicopter crews worked ...
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WATCH: Dallas Police Officers Assist Family Recovering From Abuse
Too many people view police as first responders only. The truth is that officers often go above and beyond within their communities. Fortunately, this community policing model is becoming more and more common in modern law enforcement. The Dallas Police Department epitomized this recently with a won...
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Firefighters save man struck by boat...
Sacramento California is experiencing a severe heat wave, with temperatures nearing 110 degrees. This means many locals are flocking to whatever body of water they can find to cool off. The Sacramento River is especially busy this time a year and is even more crowded during the current heat wave. Th...
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HERO DOWN: She Paid The Ultimate Price...
Losing a member of the thin line community is always heartbreaking. These are men and women of the highest caliber who CHOOSE to place themselves in harms way. They do this so that others will be safe. Diana Jones, from Cresson Texas was lost in the line of duty on August 21, 2020: Jones was [&helli...
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Police Save TWO From Drowning...
Police Officers see and do so much that the general population is completely unaware of. They see what our cities are like in the darkest of night and deal with a completely different reality than most. You and I know that Police Officers are heroes. They routinely walk the thin line between order a...
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EMT Saves Partner From Stroke
EMT's are a critical part of maintaining healthy communities and extending a hand to those in crisis. But sometimes, the EMT's themselves need help... Fortunately, in this case, the EMT in trouble was in the presence of a skilled partner who recognized what was happening and acted appropriately: Whe...
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WATCH: Cleveland Cavaliers Honor Nurse Heroes
Back in March 2019 (I know, that seems like forever ago...) the Cleveland Cavaliers held an event to honor Nurse heroes. The Cavaliers hosted the Nurse.org Hero finalists on the court in a pregame ceremony and gave them tickets to the game. The finalists were: Dawn MacKay, Kristina Smith, Austin Jef...
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